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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.350.9
Title
Coin of Sikyon
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
100-60 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Sikyon (Sikyonia)
Period
Hellenistic period, Late
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/168209
Physical Descriptions
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.7 g
Die Axis
11
Denomination
chalkous
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: ΟΛΥΜΠΙ / ΑΔΑ
  • Reverse Inscription: ΣΙ
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Warren 10.1a; BCD Pelop 338.1
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.350.9
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Dove flying l. with name above and below wing
Reverse: ΣΙ within wreath with tie above

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